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The position of the Turban tail

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 .وَعَنْ عَمْرِو بْنِ حُرَيْثٍ: أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ – صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ – خَطَبَ وَعَلَيْهِ عِمَامَةٌ سَوْدَاءُ، قَدْ أَرْخَى طَرَفَيْهَا بَيْنَ كَتِفَيْهِ يَوْمَ الْجُمُعَةِ In this Hadith I would like to know whether the two ends of the turban were at the front between the two shoulders or at the back between the two shoulders? Or… read more »

Sunnah method of tying the turban

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What is the sunnah method of tying the turban? Should the turban cover the top of the hat (topi) or not?   Answer The general understanding of the narrations that do describe the turban, is that it should be coiled around the head and preferably have a tail or even two tails. I haven’t seen… read more »

Is the hat a Sunnah?

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Does any Hadith prove that wearing a hat daily is Sunnah? Some ‘Arab Scholars claim that the hat and turban are just culture. I know many Hadiths are about the turban, but what about the hat? The ‘Arab Scholars said the Hadiths about the turban is not acceptable? The following Hadith regarding Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) covering his head… read more »

Sayyiduna Wahshy’s powerful memory

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There is a Hadith where two tabi’un went to visit Wahshy (radiyallahu’anhu) at old age to ask how he killed Hamzah (radiyallahu’anhu), and he recognised one of them by his toes. Can you cite the Hadith, and if it’s sahih.   Answer Ja’far Ad-Damry (rahimahullah) reports: ‘I went on journey with ‘Ubaydullah ibn ‘Ady ibn Khiyar…. read more »

Tying the turban while standing

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Is it established in any Hadith that standing and wearing the trouser and sitting and tying the turban is a source of forgetfulness and poverty?   Answer The above is mentioned by certain ‘Ulama. This is probably based on people’s personal experience  and should therefore not be understood as being based on any Hadith. ‘Allamah… read more »

Status of turban and colour

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What is the ruling of wearing a turban? Is there any preferred colour? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer Wearing a turban is mustaḥab (desirable). The black colour is recommended as the Prophet ﷺ wore a black turban on the day of the conquest of Makkah. The white colour is also recommended because white clothes have… read more »

Hadith Query: Virtue of Salah with Turban

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Is it true that performing Ṣalāh with a turban increases the reward by 25 times? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer This is part of a narration that has been related in Tārikh Dimashq (37: 355). However, it has been classified as fabricated by the ḥadīth experts. (See al-Maṣnūʿ Fī Maʿrifah al-Ḥadīth al-Mawḍūʿ, p. 118; Tanzīh… read more »

Giving gifts to one’s wife

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Q: I have been getting myself closer in following the Sunnahs of our beloved Nabi (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) and trying to become a better Muslim and my wife stood by me and supported me she even ties my turban for me. I am 26 years old and the question that I have is as follows,… read more »

Wearing an Amaamah (Turban)

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Q: Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) used to wear ammamah and it can be any cloth wrapped on head? It is not specific to Indian pagri or Saudi sughra? Like the Arab sughra or like wearing kufi and then placing a cloth on it like what imams of haram wear is sunah? A: Amaamah is not just wrapping… read more »